By RJ McKay
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Woodmere Art Museum is now showing “We Speak: Black Artists in Philadelphia, 1920s-1970s.”READ MORE: Police Arrest Kareem Welton For Several Hit-And-Runs In Philadelphia, Including Crash That Killed Woman In Center City
Rachel McCay, assistant curator, describes what you’ll see.
“There’s over 70 works in the exhibition. Paintings, photographs, prints, drawings and sculpture from the five decades that we’re focusing on, that explains how the institutions and cultural organizations of Philadelphia supported black artists.”READ MORE: Montgomery County Summer Camp Closes Due To Coronavirus Outbreak
Rachel also talks about how they put the exhibition together.
“We narrowed it down through the curatorial focus, which was analyzing how the institutions and organizations supported black artists. So it was through that focus that we were able to distill the work down to a manageable amount that told interesting stories.”MORE NEWS: 2 Men Injured, 1 In Critical Condition, After Allegheny West Shooting: Police
For more information, visit: WoodmereArtMuseum.org